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, gay-rights, and did briefly mention education. >> no single person can trade of the single math and science teachers read for the future. we must harness new ideas to revamp the tax code and reform our schools and empower citizens with the skills they need to work harder and reach higher. lou: he did not actually say education but he did mention the word reform. he wants to change everything. if you believe the data the federal education department puts out you may think there is no need it only reflected the reality. the education department is a giddy that shows high-school graduation rate is 78-point to%. 70-point to% that is a 35 year, and not a high but the best this report, think about it. 21% is not getting it done. the education department also notes, about this, the national dropout rate is 3 percent overall down from 4% last year. are you kidding me? if only 78.2% are getting it done how does that end up at 3%? new mask? federal math? political math. is a joke not funny brought to by the department of education. a report from a nonprofit group last year told the differ
. hamburger helper can help you back. and with box tops for education on every box, it helps you help your school. so you're doing good, just by making dinner. hamburger helper. available at walmart. i just finished a bowl of your light chicken pot pie soup and it was so rich and creamy... is it really 100 calories? let me put you on webcan... lean roasted chicken... and a creamy broth mmm i can still see you. [ male announcer ] progresso. you gotta taste this soup. >> we need to report the death of police officer shot and killed in sacramento continue. officer kevin tongue was killed by suspected burglar. 35-year-old canine officer had been with the force since 2 thousandths 9. before that he was a firefighters and medic. he was respond to go burglary in the city of galt near stock top. confronted suspicious person. man resisted pulled a gun and shot the officer. he then turnede gun on him 7. shooting comes less than two months after animal control officer was shot and killed also in galt. >> the tight state bump it could be leading to an increase in crime. it has to do with court or
of education took over similar bus services for early education in a pregame program that was formally being done by the burden of transportation. it tried to use the same program. some of the companies sued and were taken to court at the time the partner education defended the standards for bidding practices and said this was portant to. the court ruled against them. now they're saying, our hands are tied. >> the court ruling said, if i understand, you cannot but those projections in there. >> for those services. there is a dispute between the union and department of education of whether this sort of bus contractors similarly pre-emptive from using these provisions. adam: this seems to me it is between the court in the union. of the corporate -- the course if you can put dominican but the men. >> you guys can modify the standards and preserve our system and comply. this is the administration that steve rowe this way into a third term trying to rewrite the rules around the second amendment. he can get things done and he wants to, but now he is saying his hands are tied. adam: last time we ha
are online courses throughout california's college system. abc 7 education reporter lyanne melendez explains why it is all linked to money. >> california no longer has the means to support the uc system the way it has for decades. the governor said it is time to embrace other ways of saving and making money. enter online courses. >> so there is not a luxury of sitting in the present trajectory unless you don't mind paying ever increasing tuition. >>> the uc system already offers more than 200 online courses to undergraduate and graduate students and recently attempted to reach out to nonuc students charging between $1,400 and 2,400th class but it has had little suck is 70s. >> there have been marked failures along the way. failures at columbia and illinois and other institutions. >> but udoff promised within the next two months the uc system will present a new program to develop more online courses. this could bring in a new source of money. >> because i think it is the new revenue possibilities that then give us the possibility of cross subsidizing our traditional bricks and mortar campus d
, the education authority here felt compelled to take matters into their own hands. they decided that some of the school teachers should carry concealed weapons in the classroom. no one knows which teachers are armed or how many had no one asks. >> do feel safer? >> absolutely. i have to of my own children here. it makes me feel better if i ever have to be gone for business or away from the school, they can protect it. >> what will happen if an armed man breaks into the school? >> they will be shot. best case scenario. that is the best thing that they can hope for. this is an america where there is enough dark thought of barack obama and the emerging tyranny. it was a large defense of the people against an overbearing and oppressive state. >> if you hear the rhetoric, they are talking about marble. they loved petitions. it shows them a majority want this. he even talked about the mandate. the mandate from the people to do whatever he wants to do. he has a mandate to act as president and not rewrite the constitution. >> you are frightened. >> absolutely. the government is responsible for so
credits. the major education experiment at one bay area campus. >> and new york city school bus drivers go on strike. the impact it will have for thousands of students trying to find a way to get to school. ♪ we were skipping stones and letting go ♪ ♪ over the river and down the road ♪ [ female announcer ] at nature valley we know nature comes together in amazing ways. that's why we bring together natural ingredients, like dark chocolate with toasted oats, or sweet golden honey. perfect combinations of nature's delicious ingredients from nature valley. ♪ ♪ ♪ i was thinking that i hope this never ends ♪ [ female announcer ] nature valley granola bars nature at its most delicious. bus drivers are on the picket lines this morning. these are pictures from queens.. a school bus strike hasn't happened in the city in 33 years. those who rely on the buses include 54 thousand special ed students. most y 1 million fbi is every. >>> bus drivers in new york city are on strike. those who rely on the buses including 54,000 special education students, most o
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online education. governor jerry brown said online courses can make higher education more accessible and affordable. he said they needs to deal with a larger problem. >> millions, life chances are different and they don't lead to getting to a post doc program. people worry about getting food on the table, worrying about gunfire. >> the new budgets include $37 million for public colleges to develop online courses. >>> video to share coming from oregon. we brought this to you live today as firefighters freed a woman who was trapped between 2 balls 10 inches wide. you see the release and joy on the woman's face. this began before 4:00 a.m. and lasted four hours. it is not clear how she got in but she was seen walking on the roof. while they pumped in warm air they also spraid in soapy foam to lube ruicate the walls. -- lube ruicate the calls. . >>> helicopter crashed into a crane tower today in london killing two people. the helicopter fell during rush hour. the pilot and one person on the ground were killed. >> half past 7 we heard an explosion. we heard a loud explosion and we thought
to get the great education, get a good job, look after their kids, have some basic security, that... there is nothing can stop america. >> the three-minute long video is from the inaugural committee. on it, he discusses what the inauguration means to him and to the nation and talks about his admiration of president lincoln and dr. martin luther king junior. president obama's inauguration is monday. >> washington gearing up for the 57th inauguration. crews busy getting everything in place. and it's lower than the $8 million. the number is higher than previous inauguration autos abc 7 coverage of the inauguration begins monday at 4:00 a.m. with a special edition of abc "good morning america". we'll stream coverage live from washington on abc 7 news.com starting at 6:30 monday morning so onair, and online. >> so how are apple, google and microsoft doing? plus more trouble at fox con. >> yes. we're live from bloomberg west with that and more on your bloomberg after the bell report. hi, emily. >> good afternoon, google's ceo larry page, tim cook and microsoft ceo will be facing wall st
awareness and patient assistance types. a lot of it is education, both professional and public education. so they're able to get 80 percent of that. $17 to raise $100, which earns them and 8-minus grade. the card to buy one of the larger cancer charities. we reveal about 45 of them. they're like number 12 in size do think he is sincere about the charity because it is quite a huge and has a lot of programming. a lot of celebrity athletes that have charities that don't amount to much of all. gerri: this is a big one, and it is one that gets a lot of public attention. i think that, you know, we make assumptions about this charity and it seems to me at the end of the date even though lance has left the charity, he resigned because of what has been going on about his, you know, telling the truth about his story, still, i think he gets benefits from live strong at the end of the date. we talked about the conferences before. you and i talked about this over the telephone. he does this and benefits from this because of their relationships. tell us about that. >> well, a lot of the charity has busine
, and the way we've done it in cycling, to the best of our abilities, is through education, through getting young kids and teaching them the dangers of it, educating them on reaching the edge. no matter what high level athlete are you, you will look to the edge. if kid are guided to the edge in bad ways before, you have to guide them to the edge in more healthy ways, and that's the future of the sport and what he can set in motion if he does it effectively. >> we could talk with you for -- wow. wow. great to have you. we appreciate your time. we have to take a short break. ahead this morning, facebook not just for status updates. a new search begengine. does it dig too far into your privacy? that straight ahead. >>> welcome back to "starting point." i'm christine romans minding your business. stocks down over concern of global growth. jpmorgan, 5$5.7 billion on profit, better than they thought it would be. jamie dimon's bonus cut by more than half to $10 million because of the london whale trading loss. goldman sachs, higher earnings and revenue for the fourth quarter. up 2% ahead of the op
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capital." the government plans to pour $250 billion a year into education. while the country's labor market is a skilled manufacturing force, its looking to raise the stakes for its middle class, which has been steadily growing. reports say corporations like ibm, intel and general motors are eager to hire graduates from china. competing against big box stores can be a david-versus- goliath experience for small retailers. 30 years ago, hardware chains and independents split sales 50/50. now, chains dominate. as paul eggers reports, it's making survival tough for the little guys. "gracias. que paso malala" jesus davila's hardware store, "la brocha gorda," has been a neighborhood fixture for some time, operating in a mostly mexican community on chicago's south side. "the shop has been open for 30 years already. it's been open since 1985. yolo que paso como estas" customers are still coming in, but davila plans to shut the doors in just a couple weeks. after making countless keys and helping out on hundreds of jobs, he's had enough. "let me tell you, i can do it, but i'm tired already."
, focusing on gun sales, education, and mental health. he wants congress to ban military-style assault weapons, like the one used in the sandy hook shooting masacre and magazines with more than 10 bullets. he also wants to require criminal and mental health checks for all gun buyers, including people who buy at gun shows or through private sales. many pro gun rights lawmakers are expressing opposition,s special to a ban on assault weapons. >> the president's just making a political move and it's a shame that he's using this situation. >> reporter: while many of the new proposals require acts of congress, some can be enacted with an executive order, including new efforts to stop school bullying and increased mental health services. >> we should do as much as we can as quickly as we can and we cannot let the enemy be the good. >> reporter: the president is ordering funding for schools that want to hire armed security guards, but the national rifle association wants armed guards in every school, releasing a web ad that suggests the president is a hypoc
foreclosure rate last year. >>> college tuition always seems to go up, one thing hide to higher education is going down. moody's says the high cost of college plus growing public doubt about the value of a bachelor's degree and potential cuts in government spending cause it revise down the outlook on entire higher education sector to negative. that's the latest from the fox business, giving you the power to prosper [ male announcer ] you are a business pro. omnipotent of opportunity. you know how to mix business... with business. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle. and go. you can even take a full-size or above. and still pay the mid-size price. i could get used to this. [ male announcer ] yes, you could business pro. yes, you could. go national. go like a pro. david: the faa is grounding the boeing's 787 dreamliner jets while it is being investigated. liz: he loves it despite all the short-term problems. we have a aerospace and defense analyst at credit suisse. i'm hoping they're short term. you must really believe they're short term?
their education is a reflection of the struggling economy and greater competition for new jobs. >> the job right for male students was about 3.8%, four females that was lower than that just under 3%. >> but drop out rate was higher among teen boys in every state. >> apartment in new york city are about to get a lot smaller. >> expectations that population and rents will keep climbing are challenging architects to design boeing is no larger than a one car crotch. >> the city plans to construct an apartment building a so-called micro unit in manhattan next year. >> they're expected to average about 325 square feet. >> if successful, it could possibly overturn a requirement that new apartment be a least 400 square feet feet. >> today marks the 40th anniversary of the landmark supreme court ruling of a rolwe vs. wade. >> the ruling legalized in the u.s.. >> in 1973, the highest lawmaking body in the country voted that woman has the right to abort her pregnancy. it prompted a nationwide debate about a mother's rights, which continues today. >> that is the spirit! san francisco and elsewhere around th
to invest in things like education and energy. he put reducing the deficit in a balanced way to promote jobs for middle class families and that is going to be his guiding principle through the negotiations. >> i want to ask you quickly about the republican idea. would you support it but with the caveat they are telling the senate you haven't passed a budget in more than three years and you need to do that so we have a baseline for negotiations. >> well, let's revisit what the debt limit actually is. this is about congress paying the bills for what it has already racked up. the white house has made clear that the president will take a look at the proposal. they said it is encouraging that the republicans were moving away from some of their demands but the preferenc prefs still a long-term agreement and the president is going to use the negotiations to headache sure that we do reduce the deficit in a balanced way. that has to be the outcome of the negotiations. >> carl cameron reported that the crowd size could be just a third of what we saw in 2009. is that your expectation? >> you know, it i
in education from capella university, you'll have the knowledge to meet these challenges and make a difference in the lives of students. let's get started at capella.edu. so i get claritin clear... ...for strong, non-drowsy relief of all my allergies... ...like dust... ...mold... ...pets... ...and pollen. looks good. thanks. i live claritin clear. >> abc7 news tarts right now with like breaking news. >> 4:28 on wednesday morning. i eric thomas. >> in london a helicopter crash in the middle of the city killed at least two and injured nine during the morning rush hour. the helicopter hit a construction crane on the top of a high-rise. the site is south of the thames near the main line train station and the british spy agency. there was wreckage burning in the street with a line of flaming fuel and debris. also, a large plume of smoke. it was great and there were low clouds. >> there and a massive explosion, unbelievable, like something from a film and the fire that went 25 yards over here and you for a few seconds you are stunned because you have no clue. >> police will not speculate on a cause
checks. the idea that anybody gets a gun should be educated on how to use the gun. closing the gun show loophole. these are things that especially people in the nra are willing to discuss. some might have political future but republicans stop this. >> they turn against the gun control in '790s and slaughtered in the mid-term election in '94. he said i won't present anything to the senate that won't pass the house. i don't want to force the democrats from the red state osposing the legislation to make a suicidal vote in support of this. there was a genuine response to the massacre in newtown that moved him but the problem is he doesn't know what to do. no one knows what to do. the thing he signed today the executive orders are useless. it's the appearance of motion. it's sincere and he wants to do a little at the edges. the research here. he is saying that the items are the ban on assault weapons and the magazines and the idea of having background checks. they are not going to pass. the country isn't ready to do anything near that. >> bret: nra released ad online. that raised eyebrows. >
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the system needs a lot more restructuring. >> the model of higher education is broken. that's absolutely true. going forward, what we do about it, what kind of design change is feasible, that remains to be seen. >> it is the second straight year of no tuition increases after the system raised fees every year from 2006 to 2011. >> man is suing a bay area hotel after he was found unconscious suffering from severe carbon monoxide poisoning last november at the embassy suite hotel near the airport. hundred deads of guests were evacuated. it happened live on the abc7 news. the leak was traced to a malfunctioning boiler. he survived the poisoning but he suffered brain injuries and is undergoing rehabilitation. >> a federal judge in san francisco is expected to rule by the end of this month on whether to overturn the ban on public nudity. opponents went to court yesterday and asked the judge to block the law from going into effect on february 1st but the city wants the case then out. attorneys representing the city say the ban is a matter of public health and nudists say it is a violation of free sp
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daddies to help them pay for education. a website shows a 67% increase in the number of female students signing up for the online service. they spend time with a male companion who helps them with their education and dorm expenses. the biggest increase is at the georgia state university followed by new york university. berkeley, by the way, is 38th. uc davis is 43. >>> bay area congresswoman zoe is honoring air rob swartz. her proposed legislation called aaron's law would change the computer fraud and abuse act. she says the law allowed the government to bring disproportionate charges against swartz. >>> we want to check in with sal, see what's happening on the roads. sal? >> we're starting with the south bay on 280 northbound as you get up to -- up to highway 17. got some slow traffic there. this is 280 just north of downtown san jose. i think a lot of people heard prot will be -- about the problems on 101. that crash has been cleared. it was clear and people were seeing slow traffic pulling up to 101 at 280, so they decided to get on 280. let's go to the bay bridge toll plaza. it's ba
their children in a classroom with a teacher engaging in the reason they are there, education. we should not ask our teachers to be armed. they have come out against this in a multitude of venues. i find it just almost ludicrous that the answer to gun violence is more guns, that is not the solution that the american people want, and we, frankly, you know, deserve to live in communities that are gun violence-free. jenna: eric, quick final thought? >> the polls just don't bear that out. gallop showed last month that more americans want armed teachers and principals than want gun restrictions. even the chiefs of police that have been polled and surveyed on this. 79% of them think that people should be able to carry firearms concealed. so it's just not true to say that the american people don't want this. we live in a culture -- jenna: as a journalist i can say a lot of numbers deserve a lot more context than we can provide for them today. >> can i mention one thing. the gallop poll was proven to be ineffective and categorically wrong in a number of areas in the fall elections. i'm not sure we want
who rely on the buses including 54,000 special-education students and others who live far from schools and transportation. >> the city's last school bus strike, in 1979, lasted 14 weeks. >> still ahead on the kron 4 morning news governor jerry brown will be at uc board of regents meeting again today. more on what they will be talking about next. plus a full check of your thursday morning forecast that the kron 4 >> by 3:00 p.m.. taking a double look outside it is cold out there. the afternoon will be very nice day. take a look at the approach to the bay bridge and the golden gate which will look nice and clear. >> high erica. >> the morning darya. it is cold and some spots we are below freezing. some locations sitting in the upper twenties. remember is the number i will show you are not the morning lows. the temperatures will continue to draw closer to sunrise. live outside our mount tam cam shows a clear morning for most of us. we have areas of local dense fog. i will get to that in the second. fairfield, concord have recently dropped into the of the twenties. 36 in hayward. we are se
into a good paying career. charles: right. >> i believe they strongly education is a great equalizer, but you've got to have a competitive tax system. charles: governor, obviously we're going to be watching it closely and it's a bold move that i think a lot of other states are going to follow. thank you for your time. >> thank you. charles: back to nicole, we've got to talk about the gun stocks from a different ankle. outdoor retailer, cabella, how is that doing? >> check out cabela, it's not a story frequent the minute i say it, the guys on wall street, hunting, fishing and gun sales as well. accounts for 10% of revenue. here is is a look today. up 1% today. of course they've been seeing the lines out the door over there. the stock has doubled in the last 52 weeks, about almost 100% the last 52-week, a nice one-week chart and we talked about smith & wesson and sturm ruger, you can see cabellas a big seller. charles: after sandy hook, stopped selling assault weapons, but that's a big play on this whole angle. we've got more fallout for lance armstrong, believe it or not, just two headlines to
'm not quite sure if it will happen this year or next year. we all know if we have an 8th grade math education, with that education we can tell this isn't going to work out in the long run. something has to be done. i think we all agree we don't have a tax problem here. it is a spending problem here. that's what the debt is all about. i think going forward, we saw the republicans put out a little bit of an olive branch but ultimately we can't keep doing what we're doing because we just don't have the money. those that stand up and say that will be the ones who save the economy. stuart: we hear you, scott. thank you very much. we will see you again soon. an entire family accused in an elaborate scheme that netted 70 million dollars from phony charges on phone bills? 70 million? phone bills? so elaborate was this scheme that maybe it's too hard to prosecute. that's got to be music to a criminal defense lawyer's ears. he's here right now. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligations. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. what i really need is sleep.
brown is presently university california to expand on my education to make college more affordable. brown will attend the uc board of regents meeting today and severance as go. u.s. officials and invited several leaders and online education speak to the board. the governor was set at san jose university yesterday when school officials announced a pilot programs offer entry level, low-cost classes' for college credit. the class is all because 100 of dollars each and did not require any tax cuts. >> goldman sacks and morgan stanley will pay a combined $557 million to settle federal complaints that it wrongly foreclosed on homeowners. the agreement announced this morning are similar to the deals made earlier this month with 10 other banks and mortgage lenders. the 12 firms will pay more than $9 billion combined. the settlement could come as 800 of thousands of homeowners and also help cut back use possible liabilities for the banks. here is the slow down at 683 walnut creek and the sunshine. we will be right back. oh! progress-oh! -oh! -oh! ♪ what do you know? oh! ♪ bacon? -oh! -o
. that is number one. there is a lot of talk about training and educating including first responders and local enforcement. does the president know that the s.w.a.t. teams and first responders are best qualified, most experienced and trained up of anybody to handle situations like this? here is the problem. there are certain things in his executive orders that are unamerican. in some ways they are fascist. doctors are private citizens. do we really want doctors reporting to the federal government if they think somebody might have violent tendencies? do we want to discourage people that have mental health issues to see their doctor because they may be part of a national law enforcement database? how is that going to prevent any crime? you know a tiny fraction of murders occur from mentally ill people. there is no connection between reality and the president is proposing, whether it's newtown, violence on the street. what we need is criminal control. it's not a problem with mentally ill people or people that legally have arms, it's not a problem with a whole bunch of people, but this thing seems
are declining education opportunities and a higher cost of living in california. fewer people are coming to the state, including undocumented workers. myers says the state needs all of them, including the dream act students. >> now they're going to say this. because without the immigrant kids, we would be in a deep hole. >> reporter: a worst case scenario, an eroding tax base. the government demanding more from lower income people. and the future of this baby, a potential revolt. >> this boat won't float if that continues. >> reporter: miriam hernandez, abc news, eyewitness news. >> that's pretty fascinating. you wouldn't think that. i mean, a lot of countries have problems with not having enough babies, but you wouldn't think the state of california. >> in 2011, the u.s. had 63 births per 1,000 women. compare that to the baby boom generation, 122 births of women of child-bearing ages, 15 to 44. >> are you going to do your part? you've got two. >> i might. i've always wanted four. >> you better get going. >> my husband counts so i have three. >>> it's one of the most heroic jobs in the w
latin america is partly tied to the tough committee and the demand if more highly educated workers. >> and a lot of the jobs are high-tech-related. >> with the traffic and weather next on abc7 morning news and a live look outside at a shaky look at the bay bridge where we still have some problems. big delays. sue will cover that next. >> also, two -- too hot to scare, the heat scare during the middle of the australian so if you have a flat tire, dead battery, need a tow or lock your keys in the car, geico's emergency roadside assistance is there 24/7. oh dear, i got a flat tire. hmmm. uh... yeah, can you find a take where it's a bit more dramatic on that last line, yeah? yeah i got it right here. someone help me!!! i have a flat tire!!! well it's good... good for me. what do you think? geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >> welcome back at 6:10 on thursday. now, the cold temperatures waiting for you outside. we are subfreezing inland but napa is close to 33 and antioch at 39. we are in the mid-30's at fremont and 32 in los gatos and mid-t
yesterday a to press the university's system to expand on my education to make college more affordable. he was also on hand as the jose state university on tuesday when school officials announced a pilot program to offer entry level, low-cost classes' for college credit. united nations secretary general andban ki-moon will deliver a speech today at stanford. he will talk about how the un can create opportunities from transitions and world affairs. the secretary general's beach is the focus on the u.n.'s role in creating opportunities out the challenges posed by today's rapidly transitioning world. tickets for today's speech are sold out but will be streamlined through stamford web site. >> new numbers on the u.s. census of asian immigrant population is surpassing latinos in california. since the figures of the flow agents coming to california has more than two times greater than the flow from latin america. >> a man accused of brutal rape during a home in beijing last weekend in san francisco's telegraph hill a right is being held on $5 million bail. jovan jones faces nine to eight felony
. a focus on education and prevention. treat drugs and addiction as a public health issue not just a criminal justice concern. and law enforcement focuses remains on choking off supply. studies by the national institute on drug abuse so the road ahead is tough. illicit drug use in america, kreemping up. 22.5 american, 8.7%, used or abused illicit drug fls 2011. up 0.4% in a decade. most comes from marijuana use. the drug of choice for teens. >> the one particular thing that worries me the most is the youth use of marijuana. study after study shows that it can have a number of significant health and mental health impacts, particularly on developing young people. >> reporter: says guy wheeler, it's not your father's marijuana. the main psycho active ingredient, thc, is at least twice as high as in the old days. >> we keep thinking marijuana is like 3%. 5%. the population i'm serving every day, the mrijuana has a rate of 25%. they call it wake and bake. some of these clients wake up every morning and go smoke a joint. >> reporter: one of the pillars, curb use before it becomes abuse.
it in context, teach and educate. call me 1-800-743-cnbc. all right. sometimes you just have to don the old bear costume, put yourself in yogi's hat or even boo-boo's paws to understand this market. the dow roaring 85 points, and nasdaq climbing .59%, happy days here again. it's one of those days. see, we're always trying to understand the coloration of the market. but sometimes we literally can't do so unless we go to jelly stone national park and get all ersine about it. when you own a stock and something terrific happens but the stock goes down anyway. what goes through your mind? perhaps you say maybe the news isn't as good as we thought. or perhaps i got to do more homework. maybe this news was already baked into the stock and that's why it didn't go higher. however, far more likely that you would be emotional about it. would you say, you know what? i give up. all that homework, all that good news, all those positives, they didn't matter. this just must be a horrible moment for the market, and it is a huge bear phase. that's where we are right now. huge bear phase, and i'm not going to buy
increasingly goes digital and students would be using many more education resources, and using textbooks and new technologies that come out. it's about nobody up to this point has focused on putting the student first. so chegg has taken the position that our goal is to give the students what they need, our mission is to save them time, save them money, get them smarter. the education process is really difficult. it's really fragmented. i have two daughters, rachel and samantha, and one went through the process and the other is going through it now. and it's just really complicated, really expensive, and it's not necessary anymore. >> you know, of course facebook started in a college dorm, conceivably as a social network originally for students who were in college. what's going to differentiate chegg from any other social m network that is out there, and why as a student i would want to be on it? >> we think of it more as a connective learning platform. it's focused on the students' lifetime while in school, their academic needs, their needs as a student. it's probably more similar to lin
for california will help the system avoidture -- avoid tuition officers. >> the model of higher education is broken. that is true. going forward, what we do, what design change is feasible, that remains to be seen. >> it is the second straight year of no tuition increase after the system raised fees every year from 2006 to 2011. >> a man is suing a bay area hotel after he was found unconscious suffering from severe carbon monoxide poisoning in november at the embassy suite hotel by the airport. hundreds of guests were evacuated. the leak was traced to a malfunctioning boiler. he survived the poisoning but according to the attorney suffered brain injuries and is undergoing rehabilitation now. >> a federal judge is expected to rule on san francisco's ban on public nudity the next two weeks. yesterday, act visits tried to overturn the ordinance. opponents ask the judge to block the law from going into effect february 1 and the city wants the case thrown out. the ban is a matter of public health but nudists say it is a violation of free speech the. >> this is part of the political speech. the
's very effective political infrastructure, became organizing for action, a 501 c-4 education organization, ostensibly, and they're going to be helping drive the obama agenda out there on a very grass roots level much like they did with the campaign. >> harris: and why does that matter? >> it matters because i think you know, listen, four years ago, president stood on the west end of the capitol and said he would set out remaking america, as if america needed remaking and started pushing, a political agenda. and inencumbered i think he's going to be aggressive. >> harris: we've heard about the agenda the next four years, hearing things like reduction in our debt, so on, so forth. a couple of things we haven't heard, creation of jockbs and what's happening in north africa and foreign policy, at least not yet. where should they make a move? >> if the president is true to his word, he needs to do something about the economy, about job creation. there are more unemployed or underemployed people in this country today than there were when the president first took office. we've seen a 33% increas
of trustees will discuss the proposed education budget when they begin three days of meetings this morning. in long beach the trustees will talk about the budget request for $371 million and they will focus on the plan to allocate $10 million for online solutions to help students pass high demand courses. the board has tabled proposed fees that affect seniors who have heavy course loads and students who have to repeat courses. >> lake county sheriff deputies are looking for a man who kill a clerk in a store robbery. the 33-year-old was shot in the holdup at the gas mart and the sheriff deputies say surveillance video shows a hooded person walking in the paing lot at 10:45 prime minister on friday night and walking out 20 seconds later. two other employees were in the store. they were not hurt. stunned residents are offering $10,000 reward to find the killer. >> now the hostage crisis in north africa. we have an exclusive interview with the wife of one american who narrowly escaped death hiding from the terrorists for to days. it was four days of terror in the first videos recorded by one
storm. no matter all the sophisticated computer models. the best educated meteorologist, still mother nature has a mind much her own. it tracked about 50 miles farther south than what we were thinking. capitol hill under a clearing sky. 38 at reagan national. a northwest wind at 12 to 15 miles an hour. occasionally gusting to 20 miles per hour. yeah, it feels like winter. there's the storm. it rolled across western north carolina all across southern virginia and central virginia. look at the snow amounts. anywhere from a dusting to an inch in far southern maryland and down toward the northern neck of virginia. and then farther west of there, couple of inches south of charlottesville. but up to 6 inches near richmond and south of there. southeast of there and up to as much as 14 inches in parts of northern -- western part of north carolina and southwestern virginia as much as 8 to 10 to 12 inches fell there. it was a close call. just tracked about 50 miles farther south. since then, we've had our sky clear out. a few scattered flurries rolled through from the north and west. we're clea
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the most profound memorial we can give the children and educators who lost their lives on that day is to identify and interrogate the specific causes of their tragic and untimely demise." now, after a report aired on friday, professor tracy basically accused me on his blog of targeting him and his family. he posed it as a question, as he often does, in the headline of the post, "does anderson yeerp want james tracy and/or his family members harmed?" he also includes a photo of me that looks like i'm in the middle of a rant. i'm not, actually. that's a picture of me from an interview i did with comedian kathy griffin on her show. so it's not even from this show. in the blog post tracy says that because i named him and showed his picture on air on friday i must have wanted to cause him harm. now, i can assure him and anyone else that is not the case. like all reporters i believe in free speech, and professor tracy has the right to say whaefr wants but as a teacher at a public university we think he should be accountable for the things he says and be willing to defend them. about that
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